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Last C$64.80 CAD
Change Today -1.70 / -2.56%
Volume 575.0K
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As of 4:00 PM 03/31/15 All times are local (Market data is delayed by at least 15 minutes).

west fraser timber co ltd (WFT) Snapshot

Open
C$66.35
Previous Close
C$66.50
Day High
C$66.35
Day Low
C$63.95
52 Week High
02/12/15 - C$78.55
52 Week Low
04/14/14 - C$45.05
Market Cap
5.6B
Average Volume 10 Days
407.2K
EPS TTM
C$3.03
Shares Outstanding
81.2M
EX-Date
03/18/15
P/E TM
21.4x
Dividend
C$0.28
Dividend Yield
0.43%
Current Stock Chart for WEST FRASER TIMBER CO LTD (WFT)

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west fraser timber co ltd (WFT) Details

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. operates as an integrated wood products company producing lumber, panels, pulp, newsprint, and wood chips for residential, commercial, and industrial applications. It offers spruce/pine/fir and southern yellow pine lumber products. The company also provides panels, such as plywood; medium density fibreboard for laminating, painting and machining applications; and laminated veneer lumber. In addition, it offers northern bleached softwood kraft pulp that is used by paper manufacturers to produce various paper products, including tissues, and printing and writing papers; and bleached chemithermomechanical pulp, which is used by paper manufacturers to produce paperboard products, printing and writing papers, and various other paper grades. Further, the company provides treated wood products comprising chromated copper arsenate; pressure-treated lumber and plywood for permanent wood foundations; fire retardant treated lumber and plywood; and construction tips and fasteners. It serves retail outlets, wholesale distributors, remanufacturers, and treating businesses. The company operates in Western Canada and Southern United States. West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. was founded in 1955 and is based in Vancouver, Canada.

Founded in 1955

west fraser timber co ltd (WFT) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer, President and Direct...
Total Annual Compensation: C$627.8K
Executive Chairman
Total Annual Compensation: C$450.0K
Chief Financial Officer, Vice President of Fi...
Total Annual Compensation: C$374.8K
Vice President of Lumber Sales & Corporate De...
Total Annual Compensation: C$314.4K
Vice President of Solid Wood Products
Total Annual Compensation: C$403.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

west fraser timber co ltd (WFT) Key Developments

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Appoints James Gorman as Vice-President, Corporate and Government Relations Effective May 19, 2015

West Fraser announced the appointment of James Gorman as Vice-President, Corporate and Government Relations effective May 19, 2015. Mr. Gorman will join West Fraser after having served as President and Chief Executive Officer of the Council of Forest Industries since 2013. Prior to joining COFI, Mr. Gorman served in a number of senior leadership roles with the Government of British Columbia. West Fraser is an integrated wood products company producing lumber, wood chips, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint.

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. Declares Quarterly Dividend, Payable on April 2, 2015; Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the Fourth Quarter and Full Year Ended December 31, 2014

The board of directors of West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. has declared a dividend of CAD 0.07 per share on the common shares and the Class B common shares in the capital of the company, payable on April 2, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 20, 2015. The company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company reported sales of CAD 964 million compared to CAD 833 million a year ago. Operating earnings were CAD 83 million compared to CAD 30 million a year ago. Earnings before tax were CAD 70 million compared to CAD 30 million a year ago. Earnings were CAD 43 million or CAD 0.51 per basic and diluted share compared to CAD 118 million or CAD 1.37 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Cash flows from operating activities were CAD 41 million compared to CAD 33 million a year ago. Additions to capital assets were CAD 89 million compared to CAD 119 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was CAD 157 million compared to CAD 112 million a year ago. Adjusted earnings were CAD 84 million or CAD 1.00 per basic and diluted share compared to CAD 50 million or CAD 0.58 per basic and diluted share a year ago. For the year, the company reported sales of CAD 3,856 million compared to CAD 3,474 million a year ago. Operating earnings were CAD 406 million compared to CAD 345 million a year ago. Earnings before tax were CAD 375 million compared to CAD 317 million a year ago. Earnings were CAD 259 million or CAD 3.06 per basic and diluted share compared to CAD 349 million or CAD 4.07 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Cash flows from operating activities were CAD 475 million compared to CAD 419 million a year ago. Additions to capital assets were CAD 410 million compared to CAD 338 million a year ago. Adjusted EBITDA was CAD 621 million compared to CAD 583 million a year ago. Adjusted earnings were CAD 327 million or CAD 3.86 per basic and diluted share compared to CAD 328 million or CAD 3.82 per basic and diluted share a year ago.

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. to Report Q4, 2014 Results on Feb 19, 2015

West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd. announced that they will report Q4, 2014 results at 9:01 PM, GMT Standard Time on Feb 19, 2015

 

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